Seven Mile Bridge Run

Contestants in the Seven Mile Bridge Run near Marathon, Fla., approach the span's highest point Saturday, April 5, 2014. The annual event attracted 1,500 runners who ran over the longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. The run began in 1982 to help herald the completion of a federally funded construction program that built 37 new bridges in the Keys. (Source: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday For Race

If you’re planning a trip to lower Keys this weekend take note, the Seven Mile Bridge will be closed for several hours for the annual race.

04/17/2015

A South Florida man won the men's title in the annual Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source: Andy Newman/FL Keys News Bureau)

Seven Mile Bridge To Close Saturday Morning For Annual Race

The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 42 bridges over water that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway, is scheduled to close to traffic Saturday from 6:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.

04/03/2014

A South Florida man won the men's title in the annual Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source: Andy Newman/FL Keys News Bureau)

South Florida Man Wins 7 Mile Bridge Run In Keys

A South Florida man won the overall men’s title during an annual footrace over the Florida Keys Overseas Highway’s longest bridge.

CBS4–04/13/2013

The Seven Mile Bridge will be temporarily closed Saturday for the 32nd Annual Seven Mile Bridge Run.(Source: Florida Keys News Bureau)

Keys’ Seven Mile Bridge To Close Temporarily On Saturday

The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 42 spans on the Florida Keys’ Overseas Highway, is to close temporarily to vehicular traffic during the early morning hours Saturday, April 13, for the 32nd annual footrace over the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico.

CBS4–04/12/2013

The Seven Mile Bridge will be temporarily closed Saturday for the 32nd Annual Seven Mile Bridge Run.(Source: Florida Keys News Bureau)

Weather Forces Halt Of 7-Mile Bridge Run

For the first time in the history of the 7-Mile Bridge Run marathon, runners at the starting line were told it was too dangerous for them on the bridge, and the race was canceled. It’s not known if, or when, it will be rescheduled.

04/21/2012

(Source: Andy Newman/ Fla. Keys News Bureau)

Annual Marathon Takes Over Seven Mile Bridge

If you’re planning on traveling to the Keys early Saturday morning you may run into a slight delay.

CBS4–04/20/2012

Daniel Martin won the men’s overall division and posted the best time of 1,500 runners Saturday morning in the Seven Mile Bridge Run. (Source; Florida Keys News Bureau)

Florida Keys Bridge Reopens, Miami Lifeguard Wins Race

A Miami lifeguard won the men’s overall division and posted the best time of 1,500 runners Saturday morning in a footrace over the longest of 43 bridges that help comprise the Florida Keys Overseas Highway. Notably, the bridge was reopened after the race.

04/09/2011

These runners had shark fins attached to their backs during the 2010 7 Mile Bridge Run.   (Source: Andy Newman/ Fla. Keys News Bureau)

Key’s 7 Mile Bridge To Close For Annual Run

The Seven Mile Bridge, longest of 43 spans in the Florida Keys, will temporarily close to traffic this weekend for the annual 7-Mile Bridge Run.

04/07/2011